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Old 01-02-2018, 09:44 AM   #11
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Yeah the tank came predrilled with 2 return and 2 drainage
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Old 01-02-2018, 01:42 PM   #12
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Understood. A simple split will reduce flow, so hopefully you won't have to use the ball valve too much.
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Old 01-02-2018, 11:25 PM   #13
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Another question. How do you move the live rock in my current tank to my new tank? Like will the fish be fine with no hiding spots for a day or how do i get that rock over
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Another question. How do you move the live rock in my current tank to my new tank? Like will the fish be fine with no hiding spots for a day or how do i get that rock over


Iím no expert but I recently moved live rock too and the most important thing to remember is that itís ALIVE so it will constantly need oxygen and saltwater the way I moved mine was I used a 10gal bucket filled it with saltwater and then put an airline in there to oxygen in then I put live rock in and it lived in that bucket for a day or so as I got the new tank fully etablished and didnít seem to have any problems as far as the fish they should b fine without having hiding spots for a few days but I would prioritize getting more live rock so they donít get too stressed
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Yeah i was hoping to setup my new tank then add some new dry rock and live rock and then add the old live rock i had. I just wasnít sure if the fish were okay with no hiding spots
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I did water changes and used old tank water to transport my stuff across town when I moved.
If it was in the same house, Iíd use old tank water to dunk the rock to get any gunk off and just put it in the new system.
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Will the fish be okay for a day without hiding spots? I want to get the new rock and old stuff landscaped perfect. Yeah Iím only going to one room to another in the house
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So let me ask i found a basic 72 inch t5 unit with extra bulbs for 50. Online i found a 72 inch led blue and white bulb for 60. Which one am i better off with?
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What are you trying to accomplish with the light? If you want to keep corals I wouldn't choose either of those.
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